David is a European patent attorney with experience in prosecuting patent applications in the fields of enzymology, vaccines, stem cell therapeutics and immunology.
David completed a PhD at the MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit in Cambridge where he investigated the structure and function of a bacterial respiratory complex I using X-ray crystallography and cryo-electron microscopy. He also has experience of working in the research laboratories of a multinational pharmaceutical company where he was involved in the characterisation of models of neurodegenerative disease.
David is based in J A Kemp’s Cambridge office. He joined the firm as a trainee in 2017 after working elsewhere in private practice since 2015.
University of Oxford, Master’s Degree in Biochemistry; University of Cambridge, PhD in Structural Biology
European Patent Attorney; Certificate in Intellectual Property Law, Queen Mary, University of London
Student Member of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA); Member of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI)